Strategic Advisory Board

Our team: Dave Tilstone

Dave Tilstone

Dave Tilstone

President at NTMA

With an extensive background in manufacturing and association leadership, Tilstone brings his vast experience and global insight to the Association and will help guide it into the future. His proven track record of identifying opportunities and expanding business in publicly and privately held organizations will best position the Association as it continues forward with its strategic initiatives. Tilstone comes to NTMA with more than 35 years of metalworking experience.

Throughout his career, he held leadership positions with Kennametal and Extrude Hone, where he was instrumental in developing and implementing growth strategies and improving operating results. With extensive knowledge and experience leading organizations who supply to our membership, Tilstone has a great appreciation and passion for precision manufacturers and understands their needs.


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